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This collection is intended to accommodate miscellaneous, primary documents related to the October 12, 13, 1918 Cloquet-Moose Lake forest fire and its aftermath when provenance or donor information about the material is unclear or not known.
The collection consists of 1956 articles of incorporation for Duluth Community Chest; a 90 minute interview on cassette tape with 89-year old Glen Merritt on October 26, 1983, about Merritt’s recollections of YMCA’s Camp Miller; and black and white photographs collected by Eldot that may have illustrated his articles in Outlook and Cosmopolitan sections of the newspaper when he was editor.
The collection consists of portrait photographs by the Stitt Studio of Grand Rapids, Minnesota and newspaper negatives from the Grand Rapids Herald Review.
The collection contains two folders of papers, one of personal papers (1905-1964), and one of employment records, local and state health department reports, and correspondence (1904-1941). Folder two holds December 30, 1927 letters about "disposal of dairy products from the Louis Jacobson farm in Cotton Township where a typhoid fever case developed."
The collections contains research materials compiled to write Dr. Hudelson's book published by the University of Minnesota Press in 2006 titled By the Ore Docks: A Working People’s History of Duluth.
Papers of Katherine Ruuhela consists of correspondence with Finnish relatives, in which is mentioned a brother who moved from the U.S. to Soviet Karelia; photographs of family members in Finland and in the U.S.; newspaper clippings; a scrapbookof collected poems and articles; a memoir of the Finnish-Russian war; miscellaneous books; a print of Juho Rissanen's painting of a Finnish American homestead; biographies intended for a family history; and miscellany.
The collection consists of photographs of a logger's homestead (1910-1911). The photographs are divided into subjects: women and children, recreation, equipment (log hauler), workers, and camp.
The collection contains secretary’s books,1947–1960; photographs; news clippings, 1940–1955; a small amount of correspondence; financial papers; articles of incorporation, 1947; and programs.
The collection contains: biographical information, certificates, awards, miscellaneous, 1906-39; photographs 1904, ca. 1912; scrapbook 1911-23, news clippings—Finnish Relief Fund, 1939-40; publications about Duluth and Minnesota, 1912-22; articles by Van Cleef in magazines and newspapers, 1914-69; articles about and of interest to Van Cleef, 1919-70; research interests, 1920-1961; information on Finnish Rya rugs, 1923-25
- Collecting Area
- University of Minnesota Duluth Archives and Special Collections 8
- Immigration History Research Center Archives 1
- Finnish Americans 8
- Duluth (Minn.) 5
- Women 5
- Families 4
- Immigrant families 4
- Newspaper clippings 4
- Buildings 3
- Business 3
- Newspapers 3
- Organizations 3
- Programs 3
- Publications 3
- St. Louis County (Minn.) 3
- African Americans 2
- Animals 2
- Associations, institutions, etc. 2
- Biography 2
- Childhood and youth 2
- Duluth (Minn.)--History 2 + ∧ less
- English 6
- Undetermined 2
- Finnish 1
- 1918 Forest Fire 1
- Carney, Jack 1
- Duluth News Tribune (Duluth, Minn. : 1892) 1
- Duluth News-Tribune (Duluth, Minn. : 1987) 1
- Duluth State Teachers College 1
- Eldot , Walter, 1920-1999 June 30 1
- Eldot, Goldy, ?-1992 March 23 1
- Grand Rapids Herald Review 1
- Hedman , Gustav A., 1874-1964 1
- Hokanson, Margrethe, 1893-1975 1
- Hudelson, Richard 1
- Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio), 1911-1978 1
- IWW 1
- Industrial Workers of the World 1
- Mattson, Charles G, 1882 December 12-1963 June 24 1
- Ross, Carl, 1913- 1
- Saga Singers 1
- Van Cleef, Eugene, 1887 January 17-1973 November 7 1
- Wobblies 1 + ∧ less